Berkshire Health Systems Medical Interpreter in Pittsfield, Massachusetts
To provide accurate, professional medical interpretation for LEP (limited English Proficiency) patients at BMC and affiliated outpatient services.
POSITION QUALIFICATIONS (Minimum qualifications are required unless stated otherwise.)
Two years preferred, interpreting for people with limited English proficiency, in offical or unofficial capacity. Can include medical, legal or business translation.
Education and Training:
High school diploma required, some college preferred.
Area Health Education Center Medical Interpreter Training Program course or equivalent.
License, Certification & Registration:
CMI or CHI certification preferred.
Must have a telephone, reliable transportation, and ability to be on-call, understand role and boundaries of an interpreter. Strict adherence to confidentiality policy.